Life

FINISH: How to Give Yourself the Gift of Done

Starting projects has been (relatively) easy for me. There’s an energy, an excitement to creating something. This year, though, I wanted to focus on finishing. How Can Finishing Help You Simplify? I felt it was time to hone in on a few key personal and professional goals. Publish a book on marriage and money Create […]

Breaking Through Fear By Making the Leap

I’ve been struggling with making videos. Last month I recorded almost 30 clips and videos. You’d think my channel would be full of videos or at least have some awesome clips. But no. For most of last month, those videos were on my computer. I didn’t upload any until a few days ago. My problem? Fear. […]

What Keeps You Up at Night?

Last week we had a financial check-up. Between buying the house, some family things that have popped up, and other stuff going on, we knew it would be good to get a third pair of eyes to look over some things. As with most financial reviews, we went over our numbers – our savings, investments, […]

Monthly Goal Review and Preview: April / May 2016

New month, which means it’s time to review and share some goals! April Goal Reviews We got slammed in April, financially and time-wise. Besides the usual, we had: both life insurance policy premiums due car inspection and taxes for our Honda Accord my driver’s license renewal our oldest’s dental check-up (we pay out of picket […]

Monthly Goal Review and Preview: March / April 2016

New month, which means it’s time to review and share some goals! March Goal Review As bad as March was with all the unexpected expenses, I was able to get quite a few things done. I’m grateful that we’ve been able to slash or eliminate some bills, which gave a us a cushion. That said, […]

Simplify Your Work: Email Templates

I first heard about using templates at a work conference years ago, but dismissed it because I thought it was too impersonal. Why Email Templates Work Now I realize using email templates help me in so many ways. Saves Time: Since many of the emails I get are similar (meetings/guest posts/advertising), copying and pasting from my […]